Shoreline Cruises 2017

June 3 - *NEW! Manitowoc Caribbean Shoreline Cruise - $39
Kids under 5 are free!

Lake Michigan Carferry will be hosting this new fun shoreline cruise aboard the S.S Badger on Saturday, June 3 in Manitowoc, WI. Live Caribbean music will be performed by “Michael Drake & the No Tan Lines Band” from Milwaukee. Their fun Caribbean tunes will transport you to the warm tropics.

Passengers will board at 1:30 PM (CT). The ship will cruise along the Manitowoc shoreline from 2PM - 4PM. The $39 ticket price includes our Badger Party Buffet with desserts and soft-drinks, Caribbean ambiance, and two cash bars with drink specials.

Space is limited! Tickets will be available for purchase online in January 2017. You may also purchase tickets by stopping in at the Manitowoc Ticket Office after May 9, 2017 or by calling 800.841.4243 in March

This shoreline cruise will go on rain or shine. Price does not include security fee. No passes will be accepted for this event.


June 10 - Ludington Pirates of the Caribbean Shoreline Cruise - $39
Kids under 5 are free! 

Ahoy Mates! – Saturday, June 10 in Ludington, MI. This fun Caribbean cruise sells out early every year. Wear your best pirate costume, learn some pirate lingo and have an amazing time with us as we sail into the sunset!

Ticket price of $39 includes the Badger Party Buffet with desserts and soft-drinks. Two cash bars available with drink specials and the “Buccaneer…buck a beer” special= $1 domestic draft beer. We’ll have live music from “Two Dudes in Flip Flops.” Brothers Greg and Jeff return in 2017 with “Trop Rock for Your Caribbean Soul" via guitar, steel pan and tight vocal harmonies - designed to take you to the islands!

Passengers will board the ship at 8:30 PM. The Badger will cruise along the Ludington shoreline from 9:00-11:00 PM.

Space is limited – This popular shoreline cruise typically sells out weeks in advance. Tickets will be available for purchase online in January 2017. You may also purchase tickets by stopping in at the Ludington Ticket Office after May 9, 2017 or by calling 800.841.4243 in March

This shoreline cruise will go on rain or shine. Price does not include security fee. No passes will be accepted for this event.


July 4 - Fourth of July Shoreline Cruise - $49
Children under 3 Free!

This special 4th of July shoreline cruise aboard the S.S. Badger on Tuesday, July 4th will be leaving the Ludington dock at 9:00PM and returning after the fireworks.

Passengers will board at 8:30PM. The ship will cruise along the Ludington shoreline until sunset and then get into position outside the break wall to give our guests a fabulous view of the waterfront fireworks display. Ticket price of $49 per person includes the all-you-can-eat Badger Picnic Buffet with desserts and soft drinks.  Two cash bars will be available with drink specials.

Space is limited – This popular shoreline cruise typically sells out weeks in advance. Tickets will be available for purchase online in January 2017. You may also purchase tickets by stopping in at the Ludington Ticket Office after May 9, 2017 or by calling 800.841.4243 in March.

This shoreline cruise will go on rain or shine. Price does not include security fee. No passes will be accepted for this event.


August 9 - *NEW! Final Days of Summer Cruise - $39
Kids under 5 are free!

Summer’s almost over! What better way to say good-bye to summer than to enjoy a relaxing yet, FUN shoreline cruise is Ludington! The beautiful views, tropical drinks and warm breezes will relax and rejuvenate!

Passengers will board the ship at 8:30 PM. The Badger will cruise along the Ludington shoreline from 9:00-11:00 PM. The $39 ticket price includes our Badger Party Buffet, desserts and soft-drinks.  Two cash bars will be available with drink specials.

Space is limited so book your cruise early. Tickets will be available for purchase online in January 2017. You may also purchase tickets by stopping in at the Ludington Ticket Office after May 9, 2017 or by calling 800.841.4243 in March.


September 2 - Labor Day Weekend, Manitowoc Wisconsin Kite Fest Shoreline Cruise - $39
Special Kids rate…$20 and kids under 5 are free!

This shoreline cruise aboard the S.S Badger will depart on Saturday, September 2nd along the shoreline in Manitowoc and Two Rivers, WI.

Passengers will board at 1:00PM (CT).  DJ Shimmy D will be onboard keeping the spirit fun. The ship will cruise along the Manitowoc/Two Rivers shoreline from 2:00-4:00 PM headed toward the “Kites over Lake Michigan” festival in Two Rivers, MI. This Kite Fest Shoreline Cruise is a popular addition to the weekend’s festivities. Ticket price of $39 per person includes our Badger Party Buffet and soft-drinks. A cash bar will be available with drink specials.

Space is limited –This shoreline cruise will sell out early! Tickets will be available for purchase online on January 12, 2017. You may also purchase tickets by stopping in at the Manitowoc Ticket Office after May 9, 2017 or by calling 800.841.4243 in March.

This shoreline cruise will go on rain or shine. Price does not include security fee. No passes will be accepted for this event.


September 3 - “Go Green! – Go Blue!” Shoreline Cruise - $39
Kids under 5 are free

Lake Michigan Carferry will be hosting this fall shoreline cruise aboard the S.S Badger on Sunday, September 3rd along the shoreline of Ludington MI.

Go Green! or Go Blue!” Wear your team colors and celebrate with us. You could win free passes aboard the S.S. BADGER!

Passengers will board at 8:30 PM. DJ Shimmy D will be onboard keeping the spirit fun and festive!  The ship will cruise along the Ludington shoreline from 9:00-11:00 PM. Ticket price of $39 per person includes our Badger Party Buffet and soft-drinks. A cash bar will be available with drink specials.

Space is limited –Tickets will be available for purchase online on January 12, 2017. You may also purchase tickets by stopping in at the Ludington Ticket Office after May 9, 2017 or by calling 800.841.4243 in March.

This shoreline cruise will go on rain or shine. Price does not include security fee. No passes will be accepted for this event.